Here are some of the top headlines from other news outlets around Southwest and Southside:
Former Campbell County man is now press secretary for Maryland’s governor. — Lynchburg News and Advance.
SCC to take public comments on proposed Appalachian Power rate increase. — The Roanoke Times.
Virginia colleges will raise tuition unless state leaders intervene. — Richmond Times-Dispatch.
Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs announce schedule for next round of playoffs. — WDBJ-TV.
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